Pianolas (Player Pianos)

2012

Paper piano rolls, optical tone generator, motor, mechanism, speakers, glass cabinet.

 

 

Pianolas is a digital adaptation of a player piano; in this piece, paper rolls revolve along a system of motor-driven barrels and  their perforated notes are read as they pass over an optical sensor connected to a frequency-generator  that reproduces the corresponding tones.

 

 

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